Cocaine in decomposed human remains.

  title={Cocaine in decomposed human remains.},
  author={D T Manhoff and I Hood and Fabio L D Caputo and Jo E. Perry and Susanna Rosen and Haresh G Mirchandani},
  journal={Journal of forensic sciences},
  volume={36 6},
From March 1988 through March 1990, at the Philadelphia Medical Examiner's Office toxicology laboratory, samples from 77 decomposed human bodies were tested for the presence of cocaine, employing gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (GC-MS). The material analyzed included decomposed soft tissue, bloody decomposition fluid, mummified tissue, maggots, and… CONTINUE READING